Vocational ProgrammeThe Vocational Program provides special training for transitional students(16 yrs and above) in experiential learning to prepare them for employment in either a sheltered, supported or open employment with as great a degree of independence as possible.
A continuum of training and placement opportunities are available in order to accommodate individual interests, strengths, abilities and cognitive levels.
The Vocational Programme skills include:
• Interaction skills at school, home, at work and in the community • Stress and Anger management • Self-control • Understanding of self • Adaptability skills
• Development of positive work attitudes • Development of attention to task through completion • Following multi-step oral and written directions • Appropriate hygiene, grooming and attire • Responsibility • Real life problem solving skills
Activities of Daily Living
• Money skills and management • Transportation skills • Food preparation • Laundry • Shopping • Recreation and leisure skills • Health education • Communication skills
• Training and practice of theory, vocabulary and skills needed for specific job placements • Services • Vocational skills and interests assessment • Job sampling and Supported Employment • Consultation to Employees